Roosevelt: Soldier of Freedom: Volume 2, 1940-1945 by James MacGregor Burns, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Roosevelt: Soldier of Freedom: Volume 2, 1940-1945

Roosevelt: Soldier of Freedom: Volume 2, 1940-1945

by James MacGregor Burns
     
 

This award-winning companion volume to Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fox concludes the first and most acclaimed complete biography of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Undoubtedly the most comprehensive study of one of America's most acclaimed presidents, this classic biography is unparalleled in its depth, accuracy, and accomplishment.

Overview

This award-winning companion volume to Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fox concludes the first and most acclaimed complete biography of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Undoubtedly the most comprehensive study of one of America's most acclaimed presidents, this classic biography is unparalleled in its depth, accuracy, and accomplishment.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"I believe this will be the definitive book on Roosevelt in the wary years"—William L. Shirer, author of The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich

"A work so readable and so wise in the ways of our modern domestic and international history that anyone who would understand the American republic at this perilous point in the 20th century should not miss it."—Stewart L. Udall

"Engrossing, informative, endlessly readable."—Barbara Tuchman, author of The Guns of August

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780156027571
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
01/06/2003
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize, James MacGregor Burns is a preeminent historian and political scientist, and he is considered by many to be the leading expert on the subject of leadership. He the author of several books, including Leadership and The Three Roosevelts. He is a professor emeritus at Williams College.

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